Computer and Information Systems Manager Salary Information in Ames, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of computer and information systems managers in Ames, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of computer and information systems managers in Ames is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Computer and Information Systems Managers in Ames, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$76,470
25th Percentile Wage
$92,020
50th Percentile Wage
$110,140
75th Percentile Wage
$128,060
90th Percentile Wage
$155,960

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for computer and information systems managers in Ames, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $155,960. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $110,140. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $76,470.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of computer and information systems managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$110,140
6.58% 13.21%
2016
$102,890
-0.58% -
2015
$103,490
1.00% -
2014
$102,450
4.85% -
2013
$97,480
1.94% -
2012
$95,590
- -

Table 3. Compare Computer and Information Systems Manager Salary in Ames with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $110,140 in Ames is in the middle of salary range for computer and information systems managers in state of Iowa. In comparison, the annual salary of computer and information systems managers in Ames is 14.7 percent (14.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Cedar Rapids and 26.0 percent (26.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Cedar Rapids
$129,160
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$125,180
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$123,340
Iowa City
$113,370
Ames
$110,140
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$108,110
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$106,260
Dubuque
$102,500
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$92,490
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$86,980
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$81,460



See also: Top paying jobs in Ames, Iowa.